Posted Feb 19, 2019 in Fun Dog Stuff
Most owners consider their dog to be another member of the family, whom they cherish deeply. Just like you celebrate the members of your family’s birthdays, you can also observe rover’s. The idea of this concept is becoming more and more popular among pet owners, so if you’re considering throwing your furry friend a birthday party, we’ve helped give you some simple but still meaningful ideas.
In this day and age, there are more than a few dog-friendly restaurants you can discover. If you’re really lucky, you can even find ones that offer a separate dog-friendly menu! You can sit out on a beautiful patio and enjoy the day with your pup while they get to devour a deliciously made meal. If you can’t find a local eatery that offers Fido his own food, you can still go out to a dog-friendly establishment, just be sure to bring them plenty of treats so you don’t feel the need to feed them items off your plate that could upset their sensitive stomachs.
Get together some of your fellow dog-loving owners and their pups, and have a small doggy get together. If you wanted to keep this event smaller just invite some of your furry friend’s favorite canine companions. Your dog will love the social aspect of getting to play with other pooches. Whether you decide you want to go all out with dog-themed decorations and treats, or just have a lowkey playdate, your dog will have a great time.
Your four-legged friend probably has a favorite toy they love more than all the others. But a few brand new toys could spark a new interest while they test them out and decide which they have the most fun with. If you want to make it even more special, you can wrap it and let your dog “open it” by pawing and teething at it. Besides, when’s a better day for a new toy than their birthday!
Just like people, our dogs love to be pampered so why not treat them to a spa day! You could take your furry friend to the groomer and add on some deluxe treatments. Some spas even have special dog massages that’ll have your pup feeling relaxed while they rub their muscles and massage out any tension. You could also just have a spa day at home and DIY it. If your pup likes bath time, make it extra special. You can trim their nails, brush them thoroughly, and give them plenty of pets and cuddles.
Your canine companion not only loves spending time with you but also getting to play games so combining the two will make them extra excited. You could set up a unique obstacle course for them to run through. Play a dog puzzle game with them that’ll keep them mentally stimulated, or even just a classic game of tug-of-war or fetch.
Whatever you decide to do, your dog is sure to love the extra attention and excitement of the individual plans you make for their birthday. They may not know it’s their birthday, but that doesn’t mean they’ll be any less entertained by celebrating that extraordinary day.
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